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Rosann Edwards, RN MScN PhD(c) IBCLC

  • Country: Canada

Rosann is an experienced public health nurse and lactation consultant.  She is currently with Ottawa Public Health's Healthy Babies Healthy Children program and completing her doctoral studies in nursing at the University of Ottawa.  Rosann became aware of the unique needs of young mothers involved in the shelter system through her role as the clinic nurse at the Bethany Hope Centre and while proving home visits to new mothers.  Rosann is the mother to two boys, the youngest of whom promises to wean before he starts university.